The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 129 138 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 86 84 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.72% 1.49% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.58% 4.98% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 95
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1306 1686 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.11% 29.97% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 891 950 1132
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -26 28 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Newbury +24 11 £25,000 -58.33%
Maidenhead +8 6 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Slough -11 6 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Bracknell +10 4 £55,000 -15.38%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 91 (53.22%) Cisco
2 80 (46.78%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (40.35%) WAN
4 65 (38.01%) LAN
5 60 (35.09%) CCNA
6 58 (33.92%) Microsoft
7 55 (32.16%) Telecoms
8 52 (30.41%) TCP/IP
8 52 (30.41%) DNS
9 51 (29.82%) Firewall
10 47 (27.49%) Windows
11 42 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (23.98%) ITIL
13 39 (22.81%) Lync
14 36 (21.05%) CCNP
15 33 (19.30%) MPLS
16 30 (17.54%) IPsec
16 30 (17.54%) DHCP
17 28 (16.37%) Project Management
18 27 (15.79%) Active Directory
18 27 (15.79%) MS Exchange
19 26 (15.20%) BGP
20 25 (14.62%) OSPF
20 25 (14.62%) VPN
21 23 (13.45%) MS Excel
21 23 (13.45%) VMware
22 22 (12.87%) Network Design
22 22 (12.87%) SQL
22 22 (12.87%) SNMP
22 22 (12.87%) Wireless

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (22.81%) Lync
2 27 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 18 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (2.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Zope
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.09%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.51%) MS Office
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) SaaS
2 3 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (40.35%) WAN
2 65 (38.01%) LAN
3 52 (30.41%) DNS
3 52 (30.41%) TCP/IP
4 51 (29.82%) Firewall
5 33 (19.30%) MPLS
6 30 (17.54%) DHCP
6 30 (17.54%) IPsec
7 26 (15.20%) BGP
8 25 (14.62%) OSPF
8 25 (14.62%) VPN
9 22 (12.87%) SNMP
9 22 (12.87%) Wireless
10 21 (12.28%) Unified Communications
11 18 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (9.94%) SMTP
13 16 (9.36%) SAN
14 14 (8.19%) Internet
14 14 (8.19%) Network Security
15 13 (7.60%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Subversion
1 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (32.16%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.94%) Finance
3 12 (7.02%) Back Office
4 11 (6.43%) Front Office
5 5 (2.92%) Retail
6 3 (1.75%) Advertising
6 3 (1.75%) Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 17 (9.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (9.94%) Voice Engineer
3 15 (8.77%) Support Engineer
4 13 (7.60%) Administrator
4 13 (7.60%) Network Administrator
4 13 (7.60%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (5.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Architect
7 8 (4.68%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Consultant
7 8 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (4.68%) Build Engineer
7 8 (4.68%) Back Office Engineer
7 8 (4.68%) ICT Support Engineer
7 8 (4.68%) ICT Engineer
8 7 (4.09%) Network Support
9 6 (3.51%) Developer
10 4 (2.34%) Technical Team Leader
10 4 (2.34%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.02%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.75%) .NET
3 2 (1.17%) Web Services
3 2 (1.17%) Middleware
3 2 (1.17%) LAMP
4 1 (0.58%) RESTful
4 1 (0.58%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.58%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.85%) Statistics
3 10 (5.85%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.09%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.17%) PMI
6 2 (1.17%) CMDB
6 2 (1.17%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) Handset
7 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.49%) Windows
2 19 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (7.60%) Linux
4 11 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (6.43%) UNIX
5 10 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.98%) ITIL
2 28 (16.37%) Project Management
3 22 (12.87%) Network Design
4 20 (11.70%) Network Management
5 18 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 13 (7.60%) Capacity Management
7 12 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (7.02%) Configuration Management
8 11 (6.43%) Problem Management
9 10 (5.85%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.85%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.26%) Service Management
11 8 (4.68%) Validation
11 8 (4.68%) Fault Management
11 8 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (3.51%) Load Balancing
12 6 (3.51%) Migration
12 6 (3.51%) Change Management
13 5 (2.92%) ERP
13 5 (2.92%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.87%) SQL
2 9 (5.26%) Perl
2 9 (5.26%) Python
3 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.34%) PHP
4 3 (1.75%) Java
4 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.17%) C++
5 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.17%) C
5 2 (1.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.58%) C#
6 1 (0.58%) sed
6 1 (0.58%) AWK
6 1 (0.58%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 80 (46.78%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (35.09%) CCNA
3 42 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (21.05%) CCNP
5 19 (11.11%) MCSA
6 17 (9.94%) Degree
7 15 (8.77%) MCITP
8 14 (8.19%) Security Cleared
9 13 (7.60%) SC Cleared
9 13 (7.60%) MCSE
10 8 (4.68%) CCDP
10 8 (4.68%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (4.68%) MCTS
11 7 (4.09%) JNCIS
11 7 (4.09%) CCVP
11 7 (4.09%) CCSP
12 3 (1.75%) CCIE
12 3 (1.75%) RHCE
13 2 (1.17%) CISSP
13 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 27 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.28%) Hyper-V
3 13 (7.60%) Firmware
4 9 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.34%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.17%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.58%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.58%) Xen
7 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.92%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.34%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.34%) Nagios
4 2 (1.17%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.58%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.58%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
5 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (53.22%) Cisco
2 58 (33.92%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.45%) VMware
4 13 (7.60%) HP
5 12 (7.02%) Mitel
5 12 (7.02%) F5
5 12 (7.02%) Meraki
6 11 (6.43%) Juniper
7 10 (5.85%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.26%) Aruba
8 9 (5.26%) Huawei
8 9 (5.26%) McAfee
9 8 (4.68%) ProCurve
9 8 (4.68%) Fortinet
9 8 (4.68%) Avaya
9 8 (4.68%) Blue Coat
9 8 (4.68%) Dell
10 5 (2.92%) Oracle
11 4 (2.34%) JD Edwards
11 4 (2.34%) Polycom
Windsor, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago